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Arlanxeo in multi-million-euro expansion of French, Brazilian facilities

Maastricht, The Netherlands – Synthetic rubber manufacture Arlanxeo is to make a large investment over the next three…

4th July 2018 > Read More

Trelleborg acquires tire distributor in New Zealand

Trelleborg, Sweden – Trelleborg Wheel Systems business has acquired the New Zealand-based tire distributor TRS…

4th July 2018 > Read More

Cooper Standard to acquire two Lauren International businesses

Novi, Michigan – Cooper Standard Automotive Inc. has agreed to acquire Lauren Manufacturing and Lauren…

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Conti recalling over 5,000 commercial vehicle tires in North America

Washington — Continental Tire the Americas LLC is recalling 5,356 Conti Coach HA3 commercial vehicle…

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DKT: Dow advances octylphenol-free formulations

Schwalbach, Germany –  Dow is highlighting the role of rubber-to-metal-bonding technologies in automotive under-the-hood, powertrain…

4th July 2018 > Read More

DKT: LWB, Evonik link to make plastic/rubber parts

Nuremberg, Germany – LWB Steinl and Evonik Industries have teamed up to manufacture a rotation-symmetrical…

4th July 2018 > Read More

DKT 2018 Materials: Exhibition and conference preview

DKT: Rubber industry exhibition and conference The DKT (Deutsche Kautschuk Tagung) rubber industry exhibition and…

4th July 2018 > Read More

DKT 2018 opens with ‘growth through innovation’ message

Nuremberg, Germany – The DKT 2018 rubber and elastomers industry trade fair opened with a lively…

3rd July 2018 > Read More

Conti reshuffles tire division managers

Hanover, Germany – Continental AG is reorganising the top management of its Tire Division, with…

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Birla Carbon renames entities globally

Marietta, Georgia – Leading carbon black supplier Birla Carbon, part of Aditya Birla Group, has…

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Update: China’s Anlun expands carbon black capacity

Yuncheng, China – Carbon black maker Anlun Chemical is expanding its capacity and plans to…

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Doublestar wins partial summary judgment against Toyo

Los Angeles, California – A judge before the US District Court for the Central District…

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Enviro to build tire recycling plant in US

Gothenburg, Sweden – Scandinavian Enviro Systems AB will be building a tire recycling plant in…

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Indorama aims to lead European tire cord business with Czech acquisition

Bangkok – Indorama Ventures Public Co. Ltd (IVL) has reached an agreement to acquire Czech…

2nd July 2018 > Read More